18h ago| Tech news

Reliance Jio to launch $184 4G enabled laptop in India

Reliance Jio will launch a budget laptop priced at $184 (15,000 Indian rupees) with an embedded 4G sim card, aiming to replicate the success of its low-cost JioPhone in India's highly price-sensitive market, two sources told Reuters.

2d ago| Tech news

Musk previews Tesla humanoid robot "Optimus"

Tesla CEO Elon Musk said on Friday the electric vehicle maker's eagerly anticipated humanoid robot 'Optimus' would cost under $20,000 and cautioned it still had way to go before becoming fully functional.

4d ago| Rohingya Influx

Facebook owes Rohingya reparations for Myanmar violence: Amnesty

With roosters crowing in the background as he speaks from the crowded refugee camp in Bangladesh that’s been his home since 2017, Maung Sawyeddollah, 21, describes what happened when violent hate speech and disinformation targeting the Rohingya minority in Myanmar began to spread on Facebook.

2w ago| Tech news

South Korea fines Google, Meta for privacy violations

South Korea levied millions of dollars in fines on Alphabet's (GOOGL.O) Google and Meta Platforms (META.O) for privacy law violations, authorities said on Wednesday, as Meta considers fighting the decision in court.

2w ago| Tech & Startup

How to increase the speed of your internet browser

Some websites take ages to load, even on modern PCs or laptops with high-speed internet. In some cases, the browsers may abruptly shut down. This may occur due to the excessive collection of user information that gets stored up in the browser. However, you can easily fix this issue by clearing your browser's cache, cookies, and browsing history.

2w ago| Tech & Startup

Google faces $25.4 billion damages claims in European courts

Global tech giant Google faces damages claims for up to $25.4 billion over its digital advertising practices in two suits to be filed in British and Dutch courts in the coming weeks by a law firm on behalf of publishers.

September 20, 2022
September 20, 2022

Tesla's 'Optimus' robot ready to be unveiled

Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk blamed overreliance on factory robots for sending the electric carmaker to "production hell" four years ago, saying humans were better at certain jobs.

September 18, 2022
September 18, 2022

Snapchat for Web is now available for all users

Snap, the parent company of Snapchat, recently announced that it is making the desktop version of its app, Snapchat for Web, available to all its users.

September 14, 2022
September 14, 2022

South Korea fines Google, Meta for privacy violations

South Korea levied millions of dollars in fines on Alphabet's (GOOGL.O) Google and Meta Platforms (META.O) for privacy law violations, authorities said on Wednesday, as Meta considers fighting the decision in court.

September 13, 2022
September 13, 2022

How to increase the speed of your internet browser

Some websites take ages to load, even on modern PCs or laptops with high-speed internet. In some cases, the browsers may abruptly shut down. This may occur due to the excessive collection of user information that gets stored up in the browser. However, you can easily fix this issue by clearing your browser's cache, cookies, and browsing history.

September 13, 2022
September 13, 2022

Google faces $25.4 billion damages claims in European courts

Global tech giant Google faces damages claims for up to $25.4 billion over its digital advertising practices in two suits to be filed in British and Dutch courts in the coming weeks by a law firm on behalf of publishers.

September 13, 2022
September 13, 2022

Most Twitter shareholders vote for sale to Musk: Sources

A majority of Twitter Inc's (TWTR.N) shareholders have voted in favor of the social media company's $44 billion sale to Elon Musk, people familiar with the tally said on Monday.

September 2, 2022
September 2, 2022

Twitter to introduce edit button for premium users

Permanently misspelled tweets might soon be a thing of the past.

August 31, 2022
August 31, 2022

Snapchat to cut 20% jobs after lowest revenue growth in its history

Snap Inc (SNAP.N) said on Wednesday revenue growth in the third quarter is running at the slowest rate in the company's history, as high inflation, rising interest rates and a deteriorating economy continues to ravage the advertising industry.

August 30, 2022
August 30, 2022

Musk issues another letter to scrap Twitter deal after whistleblower claims

Elon Musk has sent an additional letter of deal termination to Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) to include a recent whistleblower complaint from former security head of the social media firm as another reason to scrap the $44 billion deal.

August 30, 2022
August 30, 2022

How to use the new Twitter podcasts feature

Here is a simple guide on how to use Twitter's latest feature: podcasts.